Trinity Lutheran School

Trinity Lutheran School has been educating children since 1875. We offer a strong academic foundation in a Christian environment. It is our mission to prepare our students to be responsible members of the Christian community, strong in faith, and equipped with the knowledge and skill, to live as powerful, forgiven witnesses of Christ and His love.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage Processing, Speech, Individual and Group Tutoring in Math and Reading

Student Body

Total Students81 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Trinity Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$2,770
Tuition NotesDiscounts are given for LCMS members. Second and third children in the same family also receive a discounted rate.


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Scholar Bowl

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Trinity Lutheran School is Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Trinity Lutheran School (6.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centralia
    Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 122 students
    3.7 miles
    9545 Shatuc Rd
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 226-3315
    3.7 9-12
  • Hoyleton
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 89 students
    6.8 miles
    155 N. Main St.
    Hoyleton, IL 62803
    (618) 493-7754
    6.8 PK-8
  • Centralia
    St. Mary School
    St. Mary School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 84 students
    7.3 miles
    424 E. Broadway
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-3473
    7.3 PK-8
  • Centralia
    Grades: K-8 | 104 students
    7.7 miles
    12 Greenview Church Road
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 533-6910
    7.7 K-8
  • Centralia
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 106 students
    8.1 miles
    203 S Pleasant Ave
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-5434
    8.1 K-8

School Reviews

I have two kiddos that go to this school and the teachers are so wonderful and caring! They treat our kids like family even though I have two young children; the teachers that teach the upper grades know my children by name and know me by name. This school is an excellent school. We are our own little family and village. Someone once said it takes a village to raise a child. Well here at this school is your village. Thanks Hoffman!
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